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Title: Results of the Fifth George Vanderbilt Expedition (1941) (Bahamas, Caribbean Sea, Panama, Galapagos Archipelago and Mexican Pacific Islands)
Description: Philadelphia: Academy of Natural Sciences, 1944. First edition. Pp. vi, (ii), 1-583; 20 full page black-and-white plates (halftones of fishes), 268 text-figures (line-drawings). Publisher's original burnt orange wrappers, lettered in black on the spine and front cover, thick sm 4to. The Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, Monograph no. 6. This work is divided into four sections: 'Introduction and Itinerary' by George Vanderbilt; 'The Birds' by James Bond and Rodolphe Meyer de Schauensee; 'The Fishes' by Henry W. Fowler; and 'The Crustacea' by G. Ayres Coventry. No ownership marks and no signs of use. This is a new uncut and unopened copy. A fine (new) copy..

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Price: US$ 45.00 Seller: Natural History Books
- Book number: 7877

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